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Care of the Client with COPD

This course enhances the care of clients who have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), or who begin to show symptoms by teaching recognition of and response to signs and symptoms of COPD. It also teaches specific care and comfort measures that may be needed when caring for clients. The course includes four modules:

  • Module 1: Gain basic knowledge of what COPD is, its causes, and learn symptom management so aides can more effectively care for clients.
  • Module 2: Learn which exams and tests are used to diagnose COPD, how to recognize the stages, complications, and other diseases that often occur with COPD.
  • Module 3: Learn how COPD is treated, including medications and their side effects, and how oxygen therapy and pulmonary rehabilitation can help improve COPD symptoms.
  • Module 4: Learn effective care and comfort measures including how to help clients adapt to lifestyle changes to prevent worsening symptoms and hospitalization, and the palliative support of advanced COPD clients.

Approved for 8 clock hours of continuing education to meet the Medicare home health aide yearly education requirements.

Approved for 8 hours by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) to meet CE requirements for long term care workers. For more information, visit the DSHS website.

Pricing

For Individuals

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

Assess to Completion Certificates will be available for reprinting for 2 years after purchase.

1 -10 Slots $39.95 each slot

11-20 Slots $29.95 each slot

21+ Slots $19.95 each slot

For Organizations

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

1. 150 slots – $1,995 ($2,992.5 value)

2. 250 slots – $2,995 per year. ($4,987.5 value)

3. 350 slots – $3,995 per year. ($6,982.5 value)

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Organizational Purchaser: The assigned Account/Program Manager receives instructions via email on how to access Chronic Disease University. The Account/Program Manager is responsible for assigning slots to students for the courses of your choice once your purchase is complete.

Individual Purchaser: You will receive instructions via email on how to directly access your course(s) once your purchase is complete.